How to travel from Düsseldorf to Linz

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Travel Information between Düsseldorf and Linz

distanceDistance389 miles (628 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$60 - $281
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $60 (€56) • 6 h 51 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $281 (€260) • 1 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Eurowings or ÖBB | ICE

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 389 miles (628 km) between Düsseldorf and Linz. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $60 (€56). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus, Eurowings or ÖBB | ICE among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Düsseldorf to Linz.

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International travel from Düsseldorf, Germany to Linz, Austria is: Fully open.

Can I enter Austria if coming from Germany?

Entry into Austria is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Linz if traveling from Düsseldorf?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What measures do I need to follow in Linz, Austria due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Austria must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

  • Social distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Recommended

The information above was last checked on 7/28/22; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip between Düsseldorf and Linz.

The restriction level for your return to Düsseldorf, Germany from Austria is: Fully open.

Is my journey back to Düsseldorf from Linz restricted?

Entry into Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Düsseldorf from Linz?

Conditions of reentry into Germany:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Düsseldorf, Germany?

You should observe these safety measures in Germany as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information about your return travel to Germany was last checked on 8/8/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Düsseldorf from Linz closer to your date of departure here.

There are 4 ways to travel to Linz from Düsseldorf including taking a bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to get from Düsseldorf to Linz is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $60 (€56) compared to other travel options to Linz:

Taking a train is usually $10 (€9) less than taking a bus to Linz, which costs on average $70 (€65) for the same trip.

A train is $220 (€204) less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Düsseldorf to Linz costing on average $281 (€260).

The fastest way to get to Linz from Düsseldorf is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 30 min.

Other travel options to Linz can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 11 h 30 min   on average.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 6 h 51 min.

You should expect to travel around 389 miles (628 km) between Düsseldorf and Linz.

The average frequency per day from Düsseldorf to Linz is:

  • 1 bus per day.
  • Around 8 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Düsseldorf and Linz as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Düsseldorf to Linz:

  • Most travelers who purchase a bus ticket from Düsseldorf to Linz depart from Düsseldorf, Hbf, Worringer Straße to Linz.
  • Most travelers board their plane from Dusseldorf Airport and arrive in Linz Airport.
  • Most travelers board their train from Düsseldorf Hbf and arrive in Linz Hbf.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Düsseldorf to Linz, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Flixbus for buses to Linz. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Düsseldorf to Linz tickets on Omio for $70 (€65).
  • Travel with Eurowings to go to Linz by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Eurowings Düsseldorf to Linz tickets on Omio for $281 (€260).
  • ÖBB | ICE can take you to Linz by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for ÖBB | ICE from Düsseldorf to Linz for $60 (€56).

Yes, there are direct routes from Düsseldorf to Linz with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find 1 direct bus a day to Linz with.
  • You'll find 1 direct train a day to Linz with Deutsche Bahn.

Direct services to Linz tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your trip.

Looking to extend your trip from Düsseldorf to Linz? Many Omio customers who go from Düsseldorf to Linz usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Vienna, Salzburg or Munich. If you're looking to explore Vienna, Salzburg or Munich from Linz, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

When planning your trip from Düsseldorf to Linz, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing $70 (€65) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets cost on average $281 (€260) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $60 (€56) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Düsseldorf to Linz online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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